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  1. 23 votes
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  2. Refresh a power query

    Allow Mac users to refresh a Power Query that gets files from a folder (and was created with windows).

    19 votes
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  3. Habilitar Microsoft Dynamics Office Add-in para Mac no Microsoft 365.

    Necessito deste suplemento para fazer exercícios da faculdade, porém ele não está disponível para o meu dispositivo Mac com Microsoft 365.

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  4. 1 vote
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  5. Enable the creation of USERFORM in eXCEL 16 Please take this request into account and enable the functionality of creating userforms in EXCE

    Enable the creation of USERFORM in eXCEL 16
    Please take this request into account and enable the functionality of creating userforms in EXCEL from VBA. It is a very important functionality.

    2 votes
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  6. "Parameters..." can't be clicked (see "Customize a parameter query")

    I'm trying to use a parameter in a SQL Query and I found what I needed in this page: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/office/customize-a-parameter-query-addf7cb7-ddf0-442f-a60c-cd7280e201bd?ui=en-us&rs=en-us&ad=us#ID0EDABAAA=2016,_2013
    However, the "Parameters" Button in the Definition tab (Connection Properties dialog box) can't be clicked. Why?

    1 vote
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  7. Allow Macros to be Enabled by Workbook

    Rather than make Macro behavior global, give us the ability to Enable them within individual Workbooks so we don't have to see the alert dialogue each time that Workbook is opened. I would suggest putting a setting in the Properties and adding a button/link to the dialogue options.

    3 votes
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  8. Refaire fonctionner toutes les Macros de type Excel 4.1 =GRILLE() par exemple

    Refaire fonctionner toutes les Macros de type Excel 4.1 =GRILLE() par exemple !!
    Restart all Macros of type Excel 4.1 = GRILLE() or example

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  9. Excel 16.29 for Mac the solver doesn't work...

    Solver shows in the tools but it doesn't work after bing selected.
    Please solve it !!!

    3 votes
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  10. Bring back screen updating on Mac and VBA code break using "esc". This are critical for proper VBA coding

    Excel had the screen updating ability when running a VBA code, and with the latest update (early 2020) it is now gone? the VBA on the excel is rather incomplete and should work like the Windows version. When developing new macros, it is critical to be able to stop the code execution with "esc" and see the screen updating/refresh in order to assess whether the code is running. In addition, the Name Ranges manager is incomplete and should be improved in terms of ability to update names and manage a list. Again the Windows version is like how this should…

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  11. Enable capability to create add-in menu via VBA (as with PC)

    In the PC version of Excel one can create an Add-In menu via a VBA module that executes when a workbook is opened and adds a ribbon tab that displays a drop-down box where the selections link to macros which implement custom-developed capabilities. Why hasn't this been done for the Mac?

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  12. Bring VBA on Excel for Mac to parity with Excel for Windows

    Bring VBA on Excel for Mac to parity with Excel for Windows.

    Currently, there are too many missing VBA elements missing. It is a major problem for those of us with mixed environments. Many things that worked under Excel 2011 no longer work in 2016.

    Why is the not being addressed?

    106 votes
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  13. Allow Keyboard Shortcuts in VBE

    The visual basic for applications editor for the Mac does not have the ability to edit keyboard shortcuts. The most common editing shortcut used is to step through code while debugging. In windows VBE this is F8, and those of us who are familiar with the windows version would like to have the same experience on the Mac. The current keyboard shortcut requires two hands and makes it very awkward to step through and debug your code.

    According to Madoc Huang MSFT in the Microsoft community forum, I should post this here because this feature is not available on the…

    2 votes
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  14. Bring back distinct msgbox displays according to vbconstant used as (it is with PC)

    Msgbox "Hello", vbQuestion show the same window (with the same logo on the left) as Msgbox "Hello", vbInformation or Msgbox "Hello", vbExclamation although it is fine with Msgbox "Hello", vbCritical

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  15. Fix ExportAsFixedFormat method

    ExportAsFixedFormat method produces a "Run-time error '1004':

    Application-defined or object-defined error" when trying to save (export) a pdf to a user folder (/Users/user/Documents for example)

    As I see it only works if one saves to the sandbox path of Office (Library/Group Containers/UBF8T346G9.Office), which is quite uncomfortable to work with.

    16 votes
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  16. Interrupt running macro

    On Windows, Ctrl+Break can be used to interrompt a macro (for instance, stuck in an infinite loop).

    Excel 2011 used to have this option too, via Cmd + .

    However, this shortcut doesn't work on the latest versions of Excel for Ma and there is no way to interrupt a macro except than force quitting.

    (Tested on 'classic' Excel 2016, and 'Mac App Store' edition of Excel 16.28).

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  17. VBA compatibility between Office 2016(16.16...) and Office 2019 (16.26)

    I recently notice that files saved with Office 2016 do not work on Office 2019 (16.26) and vice et versa. Either crash or showing compilation error or internal errors with librairy. It was not the case with Office 2019 (16.25).
    Please fix...

    4 votes
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  18. VBA-Fehler bei double

    Das folgende VBA-Programm erzeugt in der dritten Zeile einen Überlauf-Fehler:

    Sub Test()
    Dim a As Double
    a = 18.9
    End Sub

    Auf Windows läuft das Programm fehlerlos. Bitte korrigieren.

    1 vote
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  19. Ability to name and place icons on macros added to the Quick Access Toolbar

    When a macro is added to the QAT, it displays as a circle in the toolbar. Add another, you get another circle. Unless you memorize what you added and the order you added them, you don't know what you're selecting. The list for customizing the QAT shows them as <<No label>>. You can name them with the Rename option on gear at the bottom of the dialog, but they revert back to no label after you exit the dialog.

    3 votes
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  20. 2 votes
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